The minipill is an oral contraceptive that contains only the hormone progestin and no estrogen.
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Combination birth control pills, oral contraceptives that contain estrogen and progestin, keep you from ovulating.
Learn about the causes and treatment of tonsillitis, a common cause of sore throat in children.
Find out what it means to be in quarantine, isolation or social distancing and how these measures can slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
After a loved one dies, reminders can reignite grief. Here's help continuing to heal.
Pilonidal cyst — Comprehensive overview covers causes, symptoms and treatments of this skin abnormality.
Understand what DHEA is and the possible side effects associated with this supplement.
For women who've had unprotected sex or whose birth control method failed, the morning-after pill can help prevent pregnancy.